Wednesday, November 5, 2008
God is an Astronaut - God is an Astronaut (2008) (AWESOME !!!)
Genre : Post-rock, Ambient
1. Shadows 5:11
2. Post Mortem 5:52
3. Echoes 5:10
4. Snowfall 6:41
5. First Day of Sun 3:37
6. No Return 7:04
7. Zodiac 5:41
8. Remaining Light 5:30
9. Shores of Orion 5:15
10. Loss 10:51
from last.fm: God Is an Astronaut are an instrumental three piece hailing from the Glen of the Downs, Co. Wicklow, Ireland. They formed in 2002 and released their debut album The End of the Beginning (2002) on their own Revive Records label. Their two music videos for PlayThe End of the Beginning and PlayFrom Dust to the Beyond, received airplay on MTV UK and on other MTV European networks.
All Is Violent, All Is Bright (2005) is the band’s second album. The album features their build ups from serene ambience to searing intensity and is a closer representation of their live sound. The single PlayFragile from the album has also received plays on MTV2 UK’s 120 minute show and MTV’s “The Comedown” show.
God Is an Astronaut released an EP called A Moment Of Stillness in 2006.
Their third album, Far From Refuge, was released in April 2007 on Revive Records and as a download via their website at http://www.superadmusic.com/god/.
God Is An Astronaut is the self-titled fourth studio album by Irish post-rock band God Is An Astronaut and will be released on November 7, 2008. A general release is currently slated for January, 2009. The band announced the album through their MySpace blog in October 2008. The single No Return was released as download-only via their website in late December, 2007. The album art is an original painting by Dave King, titled 'Phoenix Affect Icy November'.